Texas A&M 97, Grambling St. 66

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP)—Antoine Wright scored 23 points and had a career-high seven assists to lead Texas A&M to a 97-66 victory over Grambling State Wednesday night.

The Aggies (9-0) jumped out to a 20-0 lead and shot 83 percent from the field for the first 12 minutes of play, increasing their lead to 38-12. They shot 57.6 percent from the field for the game.

Joseph Jones scored a career-high 19 points while Edjuan Green added another 14 points and 11 rebounds for Texas A&M.

Maurice Searight scored 16 points to lead Grambling. Andre Ratliff added 11. Grambling State (3-3) shot 34 percent from the field.

A&M, under new coach Billy Gillispie, is off to its best start since the 1959-60 team began the year at 10-0.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Grambling St.
M. Searight M. Searight
7-13,  16 Pts
4 Rebs, 6 Assists
 Texas A&M
A. Wright A. Wright
7-15,  23 Pts
2 Rebs, 7 Assists

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